The Speaker of the House of Commons is expelled for accepting a bribe

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Historical Context Note

Sir John Trevor, Speaker of the House of Commons, is expelled for accepting a bribe from the City of London.
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Editors. "The Speaker of the House of Commons is expelled for accepting a bribe". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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